Special Health Services of the ND Department of Health, conducts comprehensive, statewide assessments of the health and related needs of children with special health care needs and their families in North Dakota. The complete assessment includes data from a variety of sources including secondary data, state and national family surveys, family focus groups, and provider surveys.

Title V Maternal and Child Health (MCH) Block Grant Application:

Title V Maternal and Child Health Needs Assessment

Collaborative Improvement and Innovation Network (CoIIN)

National Survey of Children's Health (NSCH)

National Survey of Children With Special Health Care Needs (NS-CSHCN)

A compilation of data from the assessment of children with special health care needs presented at a planning retreat in order to identify and prioritize priority needs.

Birth Defects

For more information, please contact Special Health Services at:

Special Health Services
North Dakota Department of Health
600 East Boulevard Avenue, Dept. 301
Bismarck, ND 58505-0200
Phone: 701.328.2436
Toll Free: 800.755.2714
TTY: 800.366.6888
Fax: 701.328.1645